New Zealand approves paid leave for parents after a miscarriage. The second country in the world to pass this bill. : worldnews From “World News”

New Zealand’s Parliament has approved legislation that will provide three days of paid leave after a miscarriage or stillbirth, without needing to use sick leave.”The bill will give women and their partners time to come to terms with their loss without having to tap into sick leave,” said member of Parliament Ginny Andersen, according to Reuters. “Because their grief is not a sickness, it is a loss. And loss takes time.”Andersen, a member of the ruling Labour Party, initiated the bill. She said that one in four women in New Zealand have had a miscarriage.

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